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borders

noun
plural of border

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • a rug with a fancily embroidered border

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2 a region along the dividing line between two countries
  • people who live on an international border get used to carrying a passport

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borders

verb
present tense third-person singular of border

Synonyms of borders (Entry 2 of 2)

to serve as a border for
  • that velvet bordered the sleeves on this shirt, until it fell off

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“Borders.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/borders. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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